Staying Local for March Break

Imagine; it’s the first day of March Break. You pack up the kids, and your luggage. You get snacks for the road and everyone fills their reusable bottles. You all pile into the car and set your coordinates. “Estimated trip length 10 minutes.” That’s right! 10 minutes! With travel restrictions in place throughout the Maritimes,…

Self-Isolating at Coastal Inns

Self-isolation regulations can be difficult to follow, especially if you live with your family, or have a smaller home that doesn’t allow for proper social distancing. While there are some who have been lucky enough to isolate in cottages or campers, not everyone has those options available to them. Given that self-isolation is a huge…

Support Local

A new year brings a clean slate. For us travel lovers, it means an opportunity to plan our next location. While traveling outside of The Maritimes isn’t likely an option, there are some fantastic things to see and do all throughout our region, and some fantastic businesses to support to help the local economy! If…

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Things to Do This Winter

Winter is here, which means that The Maritimes are going to be serving up some fantastic hospitality! From burger festivals to winter festivals, from farmer’s markets to food tastings, you’ll be covered! Check out what’s on tap this winter near Coastal Inns!  Halifax/Dartmouth If you find yourself near Coastal Inns Halifax or Dartmouth, you’ll have…

Home For the Holidays

With the holidays around the corner, you may find yourself visiting friends and family. Given our current situation, it might be a good idea to have a safe clean space to go back to at the end of the day. With that in mind, Coastal Inn in Moncton, Sackville, Halifax, and Dartmouth want to be…

Virtual Holidays

This year presents a unique set of circumstances for the holiday season. Some families may not be able to convene in person as usual, due to codes, and borders. While that situation isn’t ideal, there are ways we can use technology to enjoy the holidays with our family as best we can, given the circumstances.…

Tips to Unwind With Your Family

The holidays can be (and usually are) a fairly stressful time for families. With visiting, preparing food, and shopping for gifts all on the agenda within a short period of time, we need to remember to allow ourselves some time to rest, relax, and recharge. So what can you do? Here’s what *we* suggest.  Game…

Clean It Right

Now, more than ever, cleanliness is top of mind. While it has always been a number one priority for us here at Coastal Inns, our current situation has made it even more present in our daily activities. Thanks to the governments and provincial tourism associations of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, we are able to…

The Importance of Meeting in Person

If the current pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that we are capable of a quick pivot. Business meetings, book clubs, music lessons, even bank appointments have all become video calls. Despite that, there remains importance in seeing and meeting people face to face. Your concern may be “Where can I meet with my colleagues…

Fall Travel 2020

When the autumn weather hits, there’s more than just a change in the air. There are changes in attitude, in fashion, and in what we travel to see. Apple orchards, pumpkin patches, and corn mazes are all amazing ways to spend the fall season with your friends and family. Here at Coastal Inns, we love…